Fruits & Vegetables

Saturday, 26 August 2017 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Repeats daily, until 27 Aug 2017
Location: Veterans Building, East Baddour Parkway 945, Lebanon, Tennessee, United States
Category: Competitions

2017 Wilson County Fair

Fruits & Vegetableswilson county fair exhibits regsitration

Superintendent: Claude Jordan - 615-444-2814
Asst.:Troy Smith - 615-449-1313  
Advisor: Ruth Correll, County Ext. Director & AG Agent - 615-444-9584

Exhibits will be in the Wilson County Expo Center.

RULES & REGULATIONS

  1. Register online or exhibits will be entered between 3-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 17, 2017. All entries must be presented in person on Thursday, August 17.
  2. All articles are exhibited at owner's risk, but all reasonable precautions will be taken for protection of items.
  3. Prizes will be awarded on the decision of the judge.
  4. Vegetables will be judged on quality (uniform in size, fresh, firm and undamaged; free of disease and insects.) If only one entry in class, it will not automatically win first place.
  5. One entry per person in each lot.
  6. All vegetables and fruits must be grown in the 2017 season.
  7. All exhibits must be grown on home farm.
  8. Premiums will be paid and exhibits removed on Sunday, August 27 from 1-3 p.m.  Entries left after 3 p.m. will be disposed of.
  9. Competition open only to Wilson County residents, members of Wilson County Family and Community Education Clubs or Wilson County Master Gardeners.
Individual winning most awards in Fruits & Vegetables Division receives $100.  (Cannot be the winner two years consecutively.)

Year of the Sunflower Award - $25

Class I - TRUCK CROPS
Premiums: 1st - $10.00  • 2nd - $7.00  • 3rd - $5.00

LOT
1. Three Irish Potatoes
2. Three Sweet Potatoes
3. Three Red-Skinned Potatoes
4. Muskmelon/Cantaloupe
5. Watermelon (Long)
6. Watermelon (Round)
7. Three ears of White Corn (Sweet)
8. Three ears of Yellow Corn (Sweet)
9. Pumpkin (Jack O'Lantern type)
10. Three ears of Popcorn
11. Three ears of Indian Corn





 
Class II - FRUITS & VEGETABLES

Premiums: 1st - $10.00 • 2nd - $7.00  •  3rd - $5.00

LOT
1.  Plate of 3 Pears  
2.  Plate of 3 Red Apples  
3.  Plate of 3 Yellow Apples  
4.  Plate of 3 Red Tomatoes  
5.  Plate of 3 Yellow Tomatoes  
6.  Plate of 3 Pink Tomatoes  
7   Plate of 10 Cherry Tomatoes  
8   Plate of 3 White Onions  
9   Plate of 3 Yellow Onions  
10. Plate of 3 Red Onions  
11. Plate of 5 Pole Beans  
12. Plate of 5 Bush Beans  
13. Plate of 5 Lima Beans  
14. Plate of 5 Field Peas  
15. Plate of 3 Bell Peppers (Red & Green)
16. Plate of 3 Red Pimento Peppers  
17. Plate of 3 Red Hot Peppers

18. Plate of 3 Green Hot Peppers
19. Plate of 5 Pods of Okra
20. Plate of 3 Banana Peppers
21. Plate of 3 Cucumbers
22. Plate of 3 Yellow Squash
23. Plate of 3 Zucchini Squash
24. Plate of 3 White Squash
25. Cluster of Blue, White & Pink Grapes
26. Plate of 3 White/Yellow Peaches
27. 1 Egg Plant
28. Plate of 5 pods of Red Okra
29. Plate of 3 Sausage Tomatoes
30. Plate of 3 Roma Tomatoes
31. Plate of 10 Grape Tomatoes
32. 1 Butternut Squash
33. 1 Acorn Squash


Class III - BIGGEST FRUITS & VEGETABLES
Premiums: 1st - $10.00  •  2nd - $7.00  •  3rd - $5.00

LOT
1.Biggest Irish Potato (wt.)  
2.Biggest Sunflower (diam.)  
3.Biggest Apple (wt.)  
4.Biggest Pear (wt.)  
5.Biggest Sweet Potato (wt.)  
6.Biggest Onion (wt.)  
7.Biggest Tomato (wt.)
8.Biggest Cantaloupe (wt.) 
9.   Longest Dipper Gourd
10. Biggest Gourd (wt.)
11. Longest Green Bean
12. Longest Cucumber
13. Biggest Cucumber (wt.)
14. Biggest Squash(wt.)
15. Biggest Peach (wt.)

Class IV - SUPER BIGGEST VEGETABLES
Premiums: 1st - $25.00  • 2nd - $15.00  • 3rd - $10.00

1. Biggest Pumpkin (wt.)
2. Biggest Watermelon (wt.)

Class V - GARDEN VEGETABLE TABLE DISPLAY

Must have been raised in home garden this year.
(Minimum of 8 different fruits or vegetables arranged in suitable container.)

6 PRIZES
1st - $15.00 •  2nd -$13.00 •  3rd - $11.00  •  4th - $9.00  •  5th - $7.00  •  6th - $5.00

Class VI - HAND DECORATED PUMPKINS / GOURDS

Premiums: 1st - $15.00  •  2nd - $10.00  •  3rd - $5.00

LOT
1. Gourds
2. Pumpkins